Library, Archives Workers Share Work-From-Home Ideas
By Ryan P. Randall and Jennifer LC Burke
Apr 23, 2020.
As “shelter in place” orders were declared in communities across the nation and libraries and archives moved to close their doors to patrons, library and archives workers have begun working from home, helping their communities stay healthy while maintaining remote access to library staff, services, and resources. To maximize that service—and to help safeguard the jobs of their colleagues from layoffs and furloughs—information workers are crowdsourcing lists of work-from-home assignments. These lists continue to grow—as does the need for them.